The Rivals

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T. Y. Crowell & Company, 1907 - English drama - 131 pages
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User Review  - Jonathan Dauermann - Goodreads

For a play written almost 200 years after Shakespeare's comedies, it's telling that this play feels much more dated. A marriage comedy that requires multiple characters to take the most convoluted ... Read full review

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User Review  - Alaina Sloo - Goodreads

A very funny 18th-century farce, whose characters include Mrs. Malaprop, a woman who misuses big words to hilarious effect and was subsequently the source of the term malapropism. I read the play, but I also listened to it being performed in a very good Los Angeles Theatreworks app. Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
ix
Authors Preface
xxxiii
Prologue Spoken by Mr Woodward
3

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The Rivals - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Rivals, a play by Richard Brinsley Sheridan, is a comedy of manners in five acts. It was first performed on 17 January 1775. ...
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§6. Richard Brinsley Sheridan: "The Rivals". XII. The Georgian ...
The Rivals (1775) is a comedy of incident, the excellence of which is partly to be found in the action. Its characterisation is, in essence, ...
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The Rivals Genre: Rhythm & Blues Active: '50s, '60s Major Members: Tolbert Dorr, Robert Metcalf, Herman Green, James 'Woody' Green, Gerald Green.
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I saw on September 19th at the Pearl Theatre in the last preview before its premiere of this production, the famous comedy, The Rivals by the estimable ...
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JSTOR: 'The Rivals' by Richard Sheridan
'The Rivals' by Richard Sheridan. Cecil Price. The Modern Language Review, Vol. 84, No. 4, 932-933. Oct., 1989. 'The School for Scandal' by Richard Sheridan ...
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Richard Brinsley Sheridan: The Rivals
The Rivals is a delightful play, even more so than Sheridan's other well known work, The School for Scandal. It does not really have a serious side, ...
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The Somerville News: The Rivals
Sheridan (1751-1816) wrote “The Rivals” when he was just 24 years old, modeling some of .... Listed below are links to weblogs that reference The Rivals: ...
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Chapter of The Rivals by Richard Sheridan
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Australian Stage Online - The Rivals | NIDA
It’s quite a treat to see NIDA stage The Rivals, as productions of Sheridan ... Although filled with many highly amusing figures, The Rivals is a comedy of ...
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